Prison Law Specialist

Prison Law ensures that the rights of prisoners remain intact. We appreciate that the imprisonment of a person can be a worrying and distressing time. Whether you are a long-term prisoner or have only just been detained and are worried about what your rights and privileges we can assist you in protecting your rights and ensuring that they are met.  

At Shah Law Chambers, we appreciate the emotional stress caused to you and your family during such times. That is why choosing the right solicitors is a vital decision at this point of your life. 

We have specialists’ teams made up of highly skilled lawyers, who are devoted in providing you with exhaustive advice and assistance to obtain the full range of matters dealt with in prison law. 

Following on from this, we are able to help you regarding difficulties an inmate may have during their stay in custody. We can also assist with transfers to other prisons, often closer to loved ones, re-categorisation to follow sentence plans, assistance with complaints, advice specific to foreign nationals and more.


We also practice in the fields of public law, police actions, extraditions and prison law in the following areas:

  • Deaths in Prison Custody
  • Categorisation
  • Complaints against prison service
  • Licence
  • Mental health and prison service
  • Parole Board Hearings;
  • Prison Adjudication matters;
  • Prison Discipline
  • Recalls
  • Remand Prisoners and Immigration Detainees
  • Sentencing and Release
  • Transfer requests to other prisons.

We cover areas including and near to Brent, Wembley, Neasden, Watford, Harrow and London UK. Transfer of Prisoners to EE/and non-EEC countries. We cover areas including and near to Brent, Wembley, Neasden, Watford, Harrow and London UK.

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